Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the
U.S. Government’s development finance institution, today approved financing for
projects that advance global development by improving critical infrastructure,
increasing energy supply, and supporting financing for small businesses.
August, Alrosa Group sold $181.8 million worth of rough and polished diamonds.
Rough diamond sales by value amounted to $180.2 million, polished diamond sales
– $1.5 million. Alrosa’s total rough and polished diamond sales in
January-August 2019 amounted to $2,163.6 million. During the eight months of
2019, rough diamonds were sold for $2,129 million, polished diamonds – for
Diamonds (BOD), is pleased to announce its associate Vutomi (BOD interest 40%)
has been granted Environmental Authorisation over a substantial portion of the
residual diamond-bearing gravels produced from the very high grade Marsfontein
mine, which is contiguous to our Thorny River operation.
essential authorisation is a critical step towards obtaining a Mining Permit,
which we expect to receive shortly. A
Mining Permit covers an area of 5 Hectares and has a lifespan of 2-years, which
fewer than 10 weeks to go to the opening of the 2019 CIBJO Congress in Manama,
Bahrain, on November 18, 2019, the first of the CIBJO commissions' Special
Reports has been released. Prepared by the CIBJO Marketing & Education
Commission, headed by Jonathan Kendall, the report returns to what has been
defined as the next great jewellery-consuming group, Generation Z, providing a
breakdown of what the industry needs to consider if it is to ensure that jewellery
remains a favoured purchase.
more than a century, Juvenia has been producing refined, innovative and
exceptional luxury timepieces in accordance to founder Jacques Didisheim’s
motto: Pioneering Innovation, Exquisite Quality & Unique Style. Credited
with creating pioneering timepieces, the Sextant is the epitome of the brand’s
sextant is originally a nautical instrument that aided our ancestors in
conquering uncharted realms. The collection, on the other hand, was first
created during the post-war era. Inspired by people’s rising passion with
exploring the frontiers and traveling, Juvenia launched the first generation of
guy, songwriter and lead vocalist of the German band Rammstein and the duo
Lindemann, Till wears various U-Boat watches to complete his smart and badass
looks. Always passionate by the bold and though-look design of Italo Fontana
creations, in perfect harmony with his eclectic personality, everyday and in
every occasion he sports on his wrist watches like the Unicum and the U-1001.
the name of the German rocker joins the massive list of international
celebrities from the world of entertainment, cinema and music who are literally
in love with the U-Boat creations and proudly show them off every day on their
the quest to make India the Skill Capital of the World, Dr. Mahendra Nath
Pandey, Union Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE), laid
the foundation stone of Indian Institute of Skills (IIS) at Mumbai to provide
skill training in highly specialized areas to students who want to pursue
technical education after completing Class X and Class XII, making them
employable and industry ready for the New India and the global market.
the Prida Tiasuwan, Chairman-ICA Congress 2019, The International Colored
Gemstone Association (ICA), and the ICA members of Thailand are delighted to
play host to all our industry friends from across the world at the 19th ICA
Congress to begin today, from 12th to 15th October, 2019 at the Shangri-La Hotel,
members of the jewellery and gemstone sectors under growing pressure to
actively demonstrate that they are conducting their businesses in a sustainable
manner, including verifying that the items they purchase, process and sell have
been sourced responsibly, a range of technological solutions are currently
being developed to help them comply with the due diligence requirements. These
came under the spotlight during a seminar on September 9, 2019, at the
Vicenzaoro show in Vicenza, Italy, organized by CIBJO and hosted by the Italian
Exhibition Group (IEG).
hard work and dedication of employees at the Kagem emerald mine in Lufwanyama
have helped the company meet production targets and resulted in a straight 22
months’ of bonuses being paid to all staff. After a difficult 2017 during which
production dropped dramatically, 2018 and 2019 have seen improvement for the mine,
which is operated by London-based Gemfields in partnership with the
government’s Industrial development Corporation (IDC).
Showing 1 to 10 of 2892 (290 Pages)